Boxing

The Pride of Roseville: Firefighter Chris Anaya punches his way to victory in boxing debut

  SACRAMENTO — When the announcer called his name, Chris Anaya exploded through the curtains like a burning backdraft — drumming his fists, bouncing on his feet a ...

Urban Sprawl Academy offers wrestlers a place to learn, train

With the opening of the Urban Sprawl Academy in July, there is a place wrestlers can call home. David Ridge, a 42-year-old Placerville resident and member of the California Highwa ...

Lord’s Gym Roseville boxer wins again on Sacramento card

Mario Monarrez, fighting out of Lord’s Gym in Roseville, dominated all three rounds to defeat Manuel Martinez of Stockton’s Fat City Boxing Club last weekend on a card ...

Boxer’s legacy lives on through program

It’s cold and dark outside, but underneath the Abundant Life Church on Atlantic Street in Roseville, a sharp, leading voice gives volume to an otherwise quiet night:“1- ...